Mentor reads Peppa Pig to little girl

I like going to ASP because I get to play with my friends, I get almost all As, and I get more help.

Christian

After School
Program

CAN After School Program Purpose Statements: 

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  • Teach students how to self-regulate their bodies and emotions

  • Assist students with developing their critical thinking skills

  • Give the time and attention for students to report how safe and supported they feel

  • Encourage homework completion and comprehension

  • Help students learn to enjoy reading

  • Provide an environment that supports the building of meaningful relationships

  • Connect community to school

  • Support the development of self-advocacy and tools for self-agency

Mentor helps boy with homework

CAN staff, interns, and volunteers partner with students to help them complete and comprehend their assigned homework each day

Homework

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There are countless opportunities for students to participate in a huge range of additional activities, such as academic board games, science, math, language art, and other subjects, learn about their bodies & nutrition and more!

Enrichment

Two girls read Elephant & Piggy books

CAN's #1 goal in literacy is to help students develop a love for reading. When young people see themselves & others expressed in story, they are more likely to be self-motivated to keep reading and practice writing to share their own stories. 

Literacy

Boy eats spaghetti dinner

At every CAN location, students receive diverse, high-quality, nutritious food in our educational programs.

Nutrition

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Interwoven throughout every program is a culture of role modeling mindfulness, resilience, and healthy interpersonal relationships. Students are given the language and tools they need to navigate the social world and better name and manage their emotions.

Social-Emotional Development

Girl shows off her backpack and a stuffed unicorn from back-to-school BBQ

CAN staff partner with families, teacher, and administrators to ensure our shared students have the academic and social-emotional support they need to thrive both within and outside of school. 

School-Family Liaison

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This program provides student-centered, transdisciplinary projects during CAN After School Programs in which students develop academic & life skills they will use within and outside of CAN's programs.

CAN Art & Design

Have CAN's After School Programs Changed in Light of the COVID-19 Outbreak?

We are taking many precautions to ensure the safety of our students and staff.

Learn more about CAN's response to COVID-19.

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